Mohali, May 16 -- A Youth Congress worker, Lakhwinder Singh, aka Lucky, sustained three bullet injuries in an attack while he was returning home after election campaigning in Dera Bassi late on Tuesday night. His mother, Roshni Devi, is a Congress worker and a block samiti member.

This is third firing incident in the district in the past one week despite high security in place for the parliamentary elections slated on May 19.

Injured, Lucky reportedly drove for three kilometers and reached the Dera Bassi police station, where he was allegedly not provided any help. Police have denied the allegation.

Lucky then reportedly drove to the local civil hospital, from where he was referred to Government Medical College and Hospital, Sector 32, C...